Electric Light Orchestra Rock Band Quiz!

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Electric Light Orchestra Rock Band Quiz!

Have you ever heard the Electric Light Orchestra Rock Band? The Electric Light Orchestra was formed in Birmingham, England, in 1970. This band has been said to be like the Beatles, only with a pop/futuristic sound. Their most famous song was probably, “Don’t Bring Me Down. ” The album that this song came from seemed to have a heavy disco influence. This groovy quiz will give you more insight into the Electric Light Orchestra.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Where did the Electric Light Orchestra form?
    • A. 

      London, England

    • B. 

      Los Angeles, California

    • C. 

      Birmingham, England

    • D. 

      San Francisco, California

  • 2. 
    Which Electric Light Orchestra album contained numerous backmasked messages?
    • A. 

      Zoom

    • B. 

      Time

    • C. 

      Secret Messages

    • D. 

      Balance Of Power

  • 3. 
    Electric Light Orchestra toured in support of "Out Of The Blue" with what stage-set?
    • A. 

      Prison

    • B. 

      Spaceship

    • C. 

      Wizard Of Oz

    • D. 

      Pirate Ship

  • 4. 
    The hit single "Don't Bring Me Down" appeared on what Electric Light Orchestra album?
    • A. 

      Secret Messages

    • B. 

      Out Of The Blue

    • C. 

      Discovery

    • D. 

      Time

  • 5. 
    Electric Light Orchestra provided half of the soundtrack to which Olivia Newton-John movie?
    • A. 

      Grease

    • B. 

      Sordid Lives

    • C. 

      Two Of A Kind

    • D. 

      Xanadu

  • 6. 
    Which Electric Light Orchestra member went on to join the Traveling Wilburys?
    • A. 

      Michael D'Albuquerque

    • B. 

      Roy Wood

    • C. 

      Jeff Lynne

    • D. 

      Bev Bevan

  • 7. 
    Which E.L.O. album featured the singles "Evil Woman" and "Strange Magic"?
    • A. 

      Discovery

    • B. 

      A New World Record

    • C. 

      Face The Music

    • D. 

      On The Third Day

  • 8. 
    Which Electric Light Orchestra album was the first to feature their famous logo?
    • A. 

      A New World Record

    • B. 

      On The Third Day

    • C. 

      Face The Music

    • D. 

      Discovery

  • 9. 
    Randy Newman wrote what song about Electric Light Orchestra?
    • A. 

      Pretty Boy

    • B. 

      Pants

    • C. 

      The Story Of A Rock And Roll Band

    • D. 

      Mr. Sheep

  • 10. 
    Which Electric Light Orchestra string player was known for his blue violin?
    • A. 

      Mik Kaminski

    • B. 

      Hugh McDowell

    • C. 

      Colin Walker

    • D. 

      Mike Edwards

  • 11. 
    Bev Bevan took a break from Electric Light Orchestra in 1983 to play drums for who?
    • A. 

      The Rolling Stones

    • B. 

      Duran Duran

    • C. 

      Foreigner

    • D. 

      Black Sabbath

  • 12. 
    What was the first song recorded by Electric Light Orchestra?
    • A. 

      The Battle Of Marston Moor

    • B. 

      10538 Overture

    • C. 

      Queen Of The Hours

    • D. 

      Nellie Takes Her Bow

  • 13. 
    Roy Wood left Electric Light Orchestra to form what band?
    • A. 

      Wizzard

    • B. 

      Additional Moog

    • C. 

      City Boy

    • D. 

      Idle Race

  • 14. 
    What was the title of Electric Light Orchestra's debut album?
    • A. 

      Eldorado, A Symphony

    • B. 

      Face The Music

    • C. 

      A New World Record

    • D. 

      Electric Light Orchestra

  • 15. 
    Which Electric Light Orchestra album featured the single "Roll Over Beethoven"?
    • A. 

      Face The Music

    • B. 

      On The Third Day

    • C. 

      Electric Light Orchestra II

    • D. 

      Out Of The Blue

  • 16. 
    Which glam rocker played guitar for two tracks on E.L.O.'s album "On The Third Day"?
    • A. 

      Gary Glitter

    • B. 

      David Bowie

    • C. 

      Marc Bolan

    • D. 

      Mick Ronson

  • 17. 
    What was Electric Light Orchestra's first top ten single in the U.S.?
    • A. 

      Can't Get It Out Of My Head

    • B. 

      Strange Magic

    • C. 

      Daybreaker

    • D. 

      Ma-Ma-Ma Belle

  • 18. 
    What Electric Light Orchestra song has the lyrics, "There's a hole in my head where the rain comes in"?
    • A. 

      Showdown

    • B. 

      Telephone Line

    • C. 

      Evil Woman

    • D. 

      Do Ya

  • 19. 
    What Electric Light Orchestra album had the singles "Hold On Tight" and "Twilight"?
    • A. 

      Time

    • B. 

      Discovery

    • C. 

      Balance Of Power

    • D. 

      Face The Music

  • 20. 
    What was the first Electric Light Orchestra album that did not feature any strings?
    • A. 

      Secret Messages

    • B. 

      Out Of The Blue

    • C. 

      Balance Of Power

    • D. 

      A New World Record

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